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American Crew Announces 2015-2016 All-Star Challenge Global Champion

Anne Moratto | April 19, 2016 | 9:13 AM
The Winning Look: Sandra Perovic from the United Kingdom was named the Champion of the American Crew 2015-2016 All-Star Challenge (photo credit: David Raccuglia)
Photo By David Raccuglia

Sandra Perovic from the United Kingdom was named the Champion of the American Crew 2015-2016 All-Star Challenge, a men’s grooming competition which recognizes the best stylists in the world and celebrates their talent and dedication to the art of men’s grooming. The announcement was made on April 18, 2016, at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, in Paris, France. 

Perovic was inspired by the iconic looks of  Elvis Presley.  She put a modern twist on a classic style that's wearable for the everyday man.  "I'm shocked and can't believe it happened," said Perovic of her win.  "It's an amazing feeling."

This year’s competition featured the following country finalists: 

  • Guy Gallo, Australia
  • Hasan Nasser, Canada
  • Jesper Olsen, Denmark
  • Guillaume Fort, France
  • Givi Jintchvelashvili, Georgia
  • Frederic Mendes de Sousa, Luxembourg
  • Frida Andersson, Norway
  • Paulo Soares, Portugal
  • Rustam Mirasov, Russia
  • Federico Lucchese, Italy
  • Robert Dallo, Spain
  • Kevin Herzog, Switzerland
  • Renat Murzagaleev, Ukraine
  • Sandra Perovic, United Kingdom
  • Sara Leahy, United States

The competition judges were: 

  • Paul Wilson, Global Artistic Director, American Crew
  • Theri DeJoode, Global Technical Director, American Crew
  • Sandra Nygaard, Fashion and Grooming Director, Men’s Health
  • Sergi Bancells, General Manager USA, Spain and Latin America, Estetica
  • Sergiy Shapochka, 2014-2015 American Crew All-Star Challenge Global Champion



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